U.S. Babies, Toddlers Eat Way Too Much Added Sugar, Study FindsAdded sugar has been linked with obesity, asthma, dental cavities and heart disease risk factors such as high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
'Sweet Tooth' Gene Linked To Having Less Body Fat, Study FindsA new study has found that people with a specific gene which makes them crave sugary treats actually have less body fat than others.
Sugar? Not So Sweet! Hiding In More Foods Than You May Have Thought"There are actually 50 different ways that sugar can be named on a label ..."
Cutting Back On Sugar Is As Easy As Reading Food LabelsIf you want to get sugar out of your diet, start by reading food labels, says registered dietitian Kristin Kirkpatrick.
Study Finds 3 Pops A Day Could Be ToxicThere's new evidence that even so-called "safe" amounts of sugar can cause serious health problems.
Would Banning Large Sugary Drinks Help Reduce Waistlines?As the Mayor of New York tries to ban the city from selling large-sized sugary drinks, many are wondering if it will really make a difference in reducing waistlines or if it's just another measure of control.
U-M Study Finds Kids In Low-Income Families Drink Too Much JuiceToo much of a good thing? A new report from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital shows that kids in low-income families drink more juice than recommended.
UM Research Finds Brain Signals Amplify Desire For Sugary TreatsThe brain receiving amplified signals can trigger an intense desire to satisfy a sweet tooth with sugary foods, a new University of Michigan study shows.
Corn Syrup Producers Want Sweeter Name